Federalsburg Elementary School

302 S University Ave
Federalsburg, MD 21632
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Federalsburg Elementary School serves 480 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Federalsburg Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Maryland for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 20-24% (which is lower than the Maryland state average of 38%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 35-39% (which is lower than the Maryland state average of 46%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Maryland state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 56% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Maryland state average of 63% (majority Black).

School Overview

Federalsburg Elementary School's student population of 480 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 37 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students
480 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
37 teachers
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School Rankings

Federalsburg Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,354 schools in Maryland (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Federalsburg Elementary School is 0.67, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.72. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data
This School
State Level (MD)
Overall Testing Rank
#854 out of 1354 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
20-24%
38%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
35-39%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
15:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
3%
7%
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Hispanic
6%
17%
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Black
36%
34%
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White
44%
37%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
11%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.67
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Eligible for Free Lunch
69%
41%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
5%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MD Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Students: 480 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 56%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in MD
  • Math Proficiency
    : 20-24% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 35-39% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.67 (Top 30%)

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